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My husband had 3 moles removed by a dermatologist n we got a call back in 2days stating now needs surgery cuz they 're in a change mode. Surg in 4 wks!

My husband had 3 moles removed by a dermatologist n we got a call back in 2days stating now needs surgery cuz they 're in a change mode. Surg in 4 wks!

Second opinion: In many cases, seeking a second opinion is not only warranted, but necessary. Unless your disease is life threatening and requires emergency care, it is never a bad idea to seek a second opinion. Getting a second opinion helps you feel more confident about your diagnosis and treatment plan. Hope it helps. ...Read more

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Mri-broad disc bulge L5s1 modic changes (?) touching S1 nerve no obvious compression. Pain left buttock radiating to leg worse in calf, ankle for 8wks.

Mri-broad disc bulge L5s1 modic changes (?) touching S1 nerve no obvious compression. Pain left buttock radiating to leg worse in calf, ankle for 8wks.

The: Disc bulge has to be assessed in conjunction with your clinical picture by your doc. Difficult to judge the significance with limited info and without the images. Modic changes are common vertebral endplate changes related to degenerative disc disease. ...Read more

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What is the mode of inheiritance for edward's syndrome?

What is the mode of inheiritance for edward's syndrome?

Chromosomal: Edwards syndrome is usually due to trisomy 18 (extra copy of chromosome #18) that is an accidental occurrence with low recurrence risk (<1%) to the parents. Occasionally a translocation is found and the parents need testing to see if they have a balanced translocation (no symptoms) with higher recurrence risk. ...Read more

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How long would starvation mode last?

How long would starvation mode last?

While U drop Wt: By definition when you r forcing the body to burn fat & not allowing your body to get energy from the food u eat, u r n starv mode. As long as the intake is healthy and the body burns fat instead of muscle u are in good shape. The 2 words have gotten a bad wrap because of the useless fad diets people use to drop weight, & end up burning muscle. The key is to use medicine to help in wt loss. ...Read more

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What is the edwards syndrome mode of inheritance?

What is the edwards syndrome mode of inheritance?

Sporadic event: The preparation of an egg for fertilization includes reducing all the chromosomes (22 regular pairs + a sex chm pair) from pairs to singles. The sperm then brings a single 1-22 regular +a sex chromosome. If the egg has a pair of 18 chms, then when the sperm adds the single 18 there is 3, this creates the chms imbalance in every skin cell of the fetus & results in the defects of edward syndrome. ...Read more

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Can you tell me when does starvation mode kick in?

Can you tell me when does starvation mode kick in?

Evolutions Slowdown: When you drop your average daily intake below the level of your resting metab rate the avg is 14 days until starvation mode kicks in. The first seven u will feel hungry and tired, & u drop weight. But this is a good way for body to try and conserve fat. The next 7 days the body usually holds onto the fat (starvation mode)& even though u do the same as 1st wk much less is lost, 3rd wk it evens out. ...Read more

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How long can it take to recover from starvation mode?

Up to one year: Leptin, the hormone which regulates how your fat cells use energy and store fat, controls your metabolic set point. It is directly related to your bmi. It takes several weeks to months to. "reprogram" tis hormone to a lower bmi or set point. ...Read more

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What happens when your body goes into "starvation mode"?

What happens when your body goes into "starvation mode"?

Loss of muscle: Starvation mode is restricting calories so much (eating less all day or just 1x/day) that your body thinks the famine is coming. To protect itself and have enough energy for the day, it starts to break down muscle, not fat. Loss of muscle mass equates to more fat and a return of the weight. Weight loss is most effective when you lose only fat, not muscle. ...Read more

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Having problems absorbing vitamines, suggestion mode and type?

Having problems absorbing vitamines, suggestion mode and type?

Need more info: What makes you think you have problem absorbing vitamins? Unless you have unintended weight loss, it is unlikely that you problem with absorption. If you have any symptoms, it would help to know those.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more

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Which is a better mode of transportation: walking or bicycling?

Which is a better mode of transportation: walking or bicycling?

Walk vs bike: Both are great. Choose your time to destination: obviously biking can cover ground more quickly. Walking is a less expensive sport. ...Read more

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Is there a way to fast without getting my body into starvation mode?

Fast: No


Starvation: go to Wikipedia and read about the Minnesota expreimets and then read Ancel Keys The Biology of Human Starvation. ...Read more

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If im going into starvation mode, what are some symptoms I would have?

If im going into starvation mode, what are some symptoms I would have?

Symptoms: Why are you going into starvation mode?
There are some clergy that request no food for 24 hours but not longer than that.
If you get week or queasy start eating! ...Read more

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How can I get my body out of starvation mode and resume normal eating?

How can I get my body out of starvation mode and resume normal eating?

Anorexia?: If you are talking about anorexia nervosa, then turn off your computer and call your doctor. Anorexia nervosa is a serious problem that can kill you. Get help now. Call your doctor. ...Read more

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How to get out of this exercise/starvation mode without gaining much weight?

How to get out of this exercise/starvation mode without gaining much weight?

Lower intensity: To maintain weight, get your resting metabolism rate tested. It tells you how many calories you need to maintain your weight. Exercise is good but for many, intense exercise causes hunger followed by too much food. Do more fat burning lower intensity exercise and weight training with lower weights but more repetitions to help maintain weight and muscle mass. Don't forget to drink water. ...Read more

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Is it bad to put your phone on the top of your lap if it is not on flight mode?

No: As long as you're not flying, then no, it's not bad in any way.

If you are flying, well that would change things and could very well upset your flight attendant. ...Read more

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At the end stages of lymphoma a mode would prob be at least 5cm or bigger right?

At the end stages of lymphoma a mode would prob be at least 5cm or bigger right?

?: I'm not sure I understand the question; however, no absolute size cutoff establishes "end stage" lymphoma. Lymphomas are often seen that have very large lymph nodes. That might be an adverse prognostic factor (staging: x = bulky) but doesn't necessarily mean end stage. What is important are lymphoma type, prognostic factors, and response to treatment. ...Read more

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Is there a best way to get out of starvation mode without gaining the weight back?

Is there a best way to get out of starvation mode without gaining the weight back?

How was the wt lost?: Did you find out if there was a medical reason you gain wt? This is very important. Need to see a wt mngt med doctor. If it was a matter of eating incorrectly & not exercising, then the way to come out of starvation mode is to slowly reintroduce food over 4-6 wks. Continue to exercise 4/7 days min. Drink 64 ozs h2o. Weigh daily and keep track of intake total, when wt is stable you will be there. ...Read more

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My labor is stalled how do I get back into labor mode before going back to the hostipal?

My labor is stalled how do I get back into labor mode before going back to the hostipal?

It happens by itself: True labor will happen by itself, at the right time when the baby is full term. Either the contractions will start up and get stronger and stronger, and closer and closer in time; or the woman will be seeing her ob-gyn for the regular appointment. The website has a full explanation: http://www. Babies. Sutterhealth. Org/laboranddelivery/labor/ld_lbr-begins. Html. ...Read more

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Could you tell me if starvation mode is real why am I continuing to lose lots of weight?

Could you tell me if starvation mode is real why am I continuing to lose lots of weight?

Don't worry it WILL: Catch up with you. You are likely going to catabolize your muscle. Muscle burns significant amounts of calories. Aiming to starve is not healthy. ...Read more

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I can't sleep until 12am every night and didn't wake up till 8am how can I make my sleep routine into a good mode?

I can't sleep until 12am every night and didn't wake up till 8am how can I make my sleep routine into a good mode?

Quiet hour: Devote a quiet hour before bedtime. Shut off all electronic devices an hour before bedtime, including the tv. Listen to soft music, take a warm bath or take a walk. Try to get to bed at the same time every night and wake up every morning at the same time. ...Read more

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On the echo, it says m mode EF 55-60%, but then says EF Teich 52.8% on another page. EPSS 5mm...normal? Which EF is most accurate?

Essentially the same: There is always a little variability from one mode of testing to another. Each stroke of your heart is not exactly the same. These are both fine. The EPSS is too. ...Read more

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How long before the body goes into "starvation mode"? Also reading up on past studies of it & wondering how much truth there is to it.

24 hours: After glycogen stores are used up the body than breaks down fatty acids for several days and then it begins to break down protein in the body for ketones. This is the normal physiology of starvation. ...Read more

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What causes your eyesight to change?

What causes your eyesight to change?

Many things: Early in life, the shape of the eye changes and this influences the refractive error and may lead to a possibility for glasses. Later in life, the lens changes and this can influence glasses prescription and may lead to the need for reading glasses at around the age of 40. Diseases of the eye (glaucoma, diabetes, macular degeneration.....) often develop later in life and can hurt visual performa. ...Read more

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What is leukomalastic changes?

What is leukomalastic changes?

Leukomalacia: This type of brain destruction can cause cerebral palsy. Severity of symptoms varies according to the degree of injury to the brain. ...Read more

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I always have sleepy mode day time?

I always have sleepy mode day time?

Me too: I and many others find coffee or tea to be helpful for sleepiness around the time your natural morning cortisol levels start to wane in early afternoon. If your schedule allows, some moderate intensity exercise at this time would be great to improve energy, but the caffein works well if you can't go for a jog. ...Read more